About MasterWP

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Welcome to MasterWP, the independent source for WordPress industry insights. Thanks for reading!

Every week, we publish our newsletter to more than 40,000 WordPress pros, covering the latest industry news, opinion and analysis, plus links to the biggest WordPress stories from around the web. Join the conversation on Twitter, and stay tuned for our podcast, coming in May 2022.

Our parent company, Howard Development & Consulting, is a small business focused on WordPress development, including client services, maintaining open-source software like the Understrap theme framework, and building plugins and tools like WP Wallet.

On diversity, equity and inclusion, we have a simple philosophy: Put your money where your mouth is. Everyone at our company receives transparent, equal pay. We publish salaries on every job listing. Every member of our team receives a share of the profit. We pay every contributor who writes for us.

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MasterWP contains no affiliate links. We’re entirely funded by the sponsors highlighted in blue at the top of each article. In addition to MasterWP, we own WP Wallet, Understrap and Howard Development & Consulting.